Judith Sargent Murray


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(1751–1820), American proto-journalist.

Sargent was born in 1751 to Gloucester, Massachusetts, seafarers, and educated in the classics with her brother Winthrop. Even as a child she wrote poetry. She was ...

Subjects: Literature.

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